News & Updates

Read the Wise Giving Wednesday blog each week to keep up to date on charity issues.

Wise Giving Wednesday: Helping During the Heat Wave

Unusually high temperatures and humidity continue to blanket much of the United States.
Jul 20, 2022

BBB Luminare Award for Service

Submit your nomination or apply today for the BBB Luminare Award for Service that honors individuals who prioritize philanthropy and have made a meaningful impact through their charitable initiatives.
Jul 18, 2022

Wise Giving Wednesday: Tax-Exempt Status Is Not an Endorsement

Last week’s Wise Giving Wednesday featured the indictment by the Brooklyn District Attorney along with the New York Office of the Attorney General of a man that allegedly created dozens of fraudulent charities.
Jul 13, 2022

Heart of Giving Podcast - Elizabeth Clay Roy, Generation Citizen video icon

In this week's episode, our guest is Elizabeth Clay Roy. Elizabeth is a pro-democracy changemaker, and the CEO of Generation Citizen, which partners with schools to provide 6th-12th grade students with the knowledge and skills they need to actively participate in our democracy.
Jul 12, 2022

Wise Giving Wednesday: New York Man Indicted for Fraudulent Appeals

A man from Staten Island, New York was recently indicted by the New York Attorney General’s office
Jul 06, 2022

Heart of Giving Podcast: Dominic Kalms, B Generous video icon

In this week's episode, our guest is Dominic Kalms, the CEO and Co-Founder of B Generous, a platform that allows donors to donate to non-profit organizations without stress by allowing them to pay over time, without any interest or fees.
Jul 06, 2022